inch-perfect

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inch-perfect

Extremely accurate; very well placed or perfectly judged. (Used especially of maneuvers, moves, or shots in sport.) Primarily heard in UK. With only a few seconds left, the striker managed an inch-perfect goal from midfield.
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The pass with which he picked out Andy Mangan to score our third against Aldershot was inch-perfect.
The Seahorses opened the scoring after 26 minutes when left wing Dan Parry pounced on an inch-perfect kick-through from centre Jordan Sheridan.
Aluko was in the zone again with an inch-perfect free-kick.
Krystof Gibbon moved the puck to Latchford, who put in an inch-perfect pass for Shanahan at the back post to finish.
After a goalless first half, Italy boss Cesare Prandelli called up Di Natale on the hour and the Udinese veteran made an immediate impact, latching on to Pirlo's inch-perfect pass before coolly slotting past the onrushing Casillas.
On their next possession the Mustangs took to the air and speedy Martyn Lee snared an inch-perfect pass from Graham Lightfoot and beat corner back Ben Foster's inch-perfect coverage to score from 45 yards out and a 14-0 lead at the half.
Whinney Banks equalised immediately after the break when an inch-perfect Jack Smith free kick was converted by Seb Hanratty.
The experienced frontman produced an inch-perfect lay-off a minute after half time, allowing speedy winger daniel Powell before he netted himself.
It was Jamie Murphy's inch-perfect pass from the kick-off that set up the chance
Taylor raced down the flank and guided an inch-perfect cross towards the back post for Parkin to plant a header home.
Bath deservedly took the lead after 32 minutes when Lewis Hogg delivered an inch-perfect cross from the right and Holland rose highest to head beyond Mariners goalkeeper Nick Colgan.
Welsh international Ricketts joined Bolton from Hull at the weekend and needed just 28 minutes to open his account in a Wanderers shirt, the defender heading home from fellow new boy Sean Davis' inch-perfect cross.
The first goal came in the seventh minute as Paul McNally headed home an inch-perfect cross from Adam Birchall.
Lavilla then improved on that time with an almost inch-perfect performance and a lap of 1:31.
DAVID KINSELLA'S new link with John Gosden paid dividends when he rode 25-1 shot Montreux to win at Haydock recently, and the young jockey impressed again on Dance P artner at Goodwood yesterday, riding an inch-perfect race on a filly who won with nothing to spare.